[CentOS] Fetchmail question

Bo Lynch blynch at ameliaschools.com
Fri Dec 18 15:31:22 UTC 2009

On Fri, December 18, 2009 10:29 am, Davy Leon wrote:
> Hi folks
> This question is about fetchmail running on my Centos 5.3 box.
> I need to fetch my email from different accounts living on remote servers
> and drop it on my local mailbox.
> The question is wich way is faster for fetchmail... using POP3 or IMAP?
> Thanks
> David

POP3 is the way to go for this situation. Its also a bit easier to use
than IMAP.

Bo Lynch

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